Saturday Jul 19
Should Wes Lunt Have Made The 2014 Davey O'Brien Award Watch List?
Apr 12, 2014; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini quarterback Wes Lunt looks to pass the ball during the second quarter of the spring game at Memorial Stadium.
Saturday Jul 19
2014 Nebraska Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Fighting Illini
At first glance, Illinois started 2013 in strong fashion after a miserable two-win season the year before: going 3-1 in non-conference play.
Projecting 2014 Big Ten stat leaders
It's fun to talk about numbers in sports, and while projecting stats might seem an exercise in futility to some, did we mention that it's fun to talk about numbers in sports? Besides, we're still about six weeks away from the start of the college football season, so why not slip on the Nostradamus hat and try to figure out who will lead various ... (more)
48 Days Until Illinois Fighting Illini Season Opener
Sep 7, 2013; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase looks for an open receiver during the first quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Memorial Stadium.
Preseason position preview: Quarterbacks
You can have all the pieces of a great team, but if you're lacking a standout quarterback, it's going to be tough to win big in college football.
Minnesota Golden Gophers 2014 position breakdown: Quarterbacks
The Minnesota Golden Gophers have little experience returning at quarterback again for the second straight season.
A 5 percent chance Illinois beats Ohio State: Buckeyes 2014 schedule breakdown No. 10
Our series breaking down the 12 Ohio State regular-season opponents for 2014 began with an nonconference, but familiar, foe in Kent State and continued with Rutgers .
Ranking Big Ten Football Teams Now That Maryland, Rutgers Are Official Members
Maryland and Rutgers became official members of the Big Ten Conference Tuesday afternoon, pushing the total number of programs in the league up to 14. With their arrival, the conference will realign its divisions from the farcically named Legends and Leaders to the geographically based East and West.
Hammer & Rails
Know Thy Opponent 2014: Illinois Fighting Illini
Purdue almost beat Illinois last season in West Lafayette. Can that lead to a real, live Big Ten victory in 2014? Purdue played in eight Big Ten football games last season, leading to 32 quarters of action.
Illinois Fighting Illini Football: Projecting The Depth Chart - Quarterbacks
Apr 12, 2014; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini quarterback Aaron Bailey throws the ball during the second quarter of the spring game at Memorial Stadium.